Sonia Gandhi also asserted that every member of the party wants a revival of the Congress, but that requires unity and keeping the party's interests paramount.
'Soon, a letter will be written to the Election Commission that surveys in the garb of business, by media organisations and other agencies be banned six months before the elections, so that the polls in the particular state are not influenced,' she said.
According to the new law, the Pakistan Media Development Authority will have arbitrary powers to shut down media outlets and establish tribunals to penalise journalists and media houses for writing against the higher echelons of the Pakistani state.
Army Chief said 'Peace in Afghanistan is Pakistan’s earnest desire because peace of the two countries is interlinked'
The CBDT said the quantum of tax evasion detected so far amounts to Rs 700 crore spread over a period of six years.
In a statement, the EGI said that it is concerned that government agencies are being used as a coercive tool to suppress free and independent journalism.
The searches are being conducted in Bhopal, Jaipur, Ahmedabad and some other locations in the country.
Global media watchdogs and rights group Amnesty have also urged the authorities to do more to protect members of the press.
Chinese companies have invested in Afghan mining and infrastructure, but those assets appear increasingly in jeopardy as the Taliban seize large amounts of territory
The thick layer of plants appeared last month and is reportedly the heaviest on record and can displace critical food sources for ocean animals while giving off a strong smell
Journalist Fatima Khan, who had done intrepid reporting on the Delhi riots of 2020, was one of those targeted in these posts.
The accident took place on Monday evening when Kudleppa Boli was returning home on his bike, as per Police
Journalist Shamim Ahmad is accused of abetting a mentally and financially distressed man to commit suicide, and filming it outside the UP Assembly complex.
Nicolas Sarkozy is accused of having spent almost twice the maximum legal amount of 22.5 million euros (USD 27.5 million) on a re-election bid that he lost to Socialist Francois Hollande.
The Enforcement Directorate raided the premises of a Delhi-based news portal on Tuesday in connection with a money laundering case
Unless the media is fair, it cannot play its rightful role in a democracy. Being free is not enough; being fair is equally important.
The Bengali actor and her family were subject to perhaps the most harrowing media trial in Indian history. But she will be remembered for conducting herself with dignity throughout the entire harrowing process.
‘The meters installed in 50,000 houses cannot measure the opinion of 22 crore people,’ the Union minister said
TMC MP Mahua Maitra campaigns with party candidate Braj Kishore Goswami for the upcoming Shantipur Assembly By-elections in Nadia.PTI Photo
A girl looks at the face book page of Rashtriya Swayamevak Sangh or RSS, in New Delhi. Facebook in India has been selective in curbing hate speech, misinformation and inflammatory posts, particularly anti-Muslim...AP Photo/Manish Swarup
People wait to cast their votes during the Bihar Panchayat Elections at Sampatchak, in Patna.PTI Photo
Lok Janshakti Party (Ramvilash) party activists and students of Sant Pashupatinath Ved School perform 'hawan' for Indian cricket team ahead of their match against Pakistan at ICC Men's T20 World Cup, in Patna.PTI Photo
A pump attendent writes the petrol price on a board as diesel and petrol price soars to Rs.99.46 and Rs.108.13 respectively in Kolkata.PTI Photo
SRK’s persona evokes the kind of Indianness that denies categorisation into singular, exclusive identities. And thrives on making others feel welcome.
Shah Rukh Khan is the soothing balm for millions of Indian women living an oppressive life in an insensitive, patriarchal society.
How the larger-than-life Hindi film hero of yesteryears gave way to the relatable charm of Shah Rukh and the other Khans.
Virat Kohli will step down as T20 captain of India and RCB but that will not take away the fact that he remains a unique leader
With all foreign soldiers out of Afghanistan, the Taliban is now in a position to do pretty much what it wants.
It can be a crucial stepping stone to develop young minds to appreciate the importance of practising honesty throughout their academic journey and lay the foundations for successful professional careers.
One can be pro-religion, but against coerced religion; one can be pro-vaccines, but against coercion and mandates